You might have heard about this upcoming Solar Eclipse.
I did, and I didn’t pay attention.
Now I want to watch it and can’t find any glasses to protect my eyes! Another opportunity to surrender.
Things rarely unfold like my imagination would like them to unfold. Does this happen to you too, or is just me? Deciding the Thursday before that I’d like to watch what I can of the eclipse, and then finding out that Amazon didn’t save a pair of NASA-approved glasses for me — one more example of what “surrender to win” is about.
I could choose to get upset about this, or I could let go and move on.
“All is well, provided the light returns and the eclipse does not become endless night….The reappearance of the light is the same as the survival of the soul.” — Victor Hugo
I finally started looking for eclipse-watching glasses today.
Of course there are none available! Such a surprise. [Read more…]